The wooden rod used in polling operations.
A thin strip of hazel bent and twisted into a U shape like a staple, with points at each end, used to secure a new layer of thatch to the old.
the sticks used as the frame of a kite. A batten is a spar.
Split (mainly hazel) rods 30" pointed at each end and twisted in the centre into a staple shape and used to fix half coat work or the liggers/cross rods on the ridge
The rod or sticks used as the frame of a kite.